Justin Yiu

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Nike: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

During the 2016 Olympics, Nike put female athletes in the spotlight in its popular "Unlimited" ad campaign—and it promoted diversity in its own business. In 2016, the majority of the company’s employees were minorities, and women made up 48% of its global workforce.<p>The company is also a pioneer in …

The Indian rupee’s prospects just got a whole lot worse

The Indian rupee’s nightmarish run is set to get a lot worse. Official figures released today (Aug. 30) revealed that India’s GDP expanded by 4.4% year-on-year in the April-June quarter, falling well short of analysts’ already muted forecasts of 4.7% growth. It’s the weakest pace of growth since …

Economy

The 5 Steaks You Should Be Grilling Now

<i>Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style).</i><p><i>Today: How to grill the perfect steak, soup to nuts: the 5 best steaks to grill, the 5 rules for cooking them</i> …

Philly's PYT Unleashes Spaghetti Burger Upon the World

The professional stunt-food-makers at Philadelphia's <b>PYT</b> are at it again, this time with a (maybe) direct response to NYC's <b>ramen burger</b>: Behold the "Spaghetti Burger," which features a mozzarella-stuffed meatball patty, red sauce, and spaghetti "<b>cooked into tasty garlic butter buns</b>," of course.<p>This …

Bank of America intern's death puts banks' working culture in spotlight

Death of Moritz Erhardt, a German student working for Merrill Lynch, triggers call for inquiry into excessive working hours in City<p>• Contact the Guardian's reporting team about your experience interning in the City<p>Calls have been made for an overhaul of the long-hours culture among young staff …

August 2013

Facebook To Partner With OpenTable To Make Restaurant Reservations Available On Mobile

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc<p>struck a deal with online restaurant booking service OpenTable Incthat will allow users to reserve tables at restaurants via a Facebook app, as the world's No. 1 social network continues to expand its mobile services.<p>In an announcement on its website, Facebook said the …

LinkedIn knows whether or not you deserve a raise

Is it time to move to a more challenging job? Ask LinkedIn. Specifically, keep an eye on the site’s recommendations for jobs you might be interested in.<p>The Washington Post has a great read on LinkedIn’s use of big data, but the biggest impact for users we spotted was the site’s close monitoring of …

Employment

7 Businesses Making Lots Of Money In Ways You Wouldn't Expect

It's true -- most companies reap profits in obvious ways. Google earns a lot of money through advertising, Apple from selling iPhones and iPads and retail stores like Gap through selling clothing and other items.<p>But every so often, a company comes along that figures out how to make money in a …

Spotlighting and Breaking Down LA Lakers' Center Position

Despite all of the drama surrounding him, the Los Angeles Lakers had one of the best centers in the league last season.<p>Dwight Howard averaged 17.1 points, 12.4 rebounds and 2.4 blocks in 2013, and he did so while fighting a back injury that hampered him throughout the entire season.<p>Now, D12 is gone.<p>…

Coca-Cola Debuts “Life” Brand, Highlights Deadliness Of Regular Coke

The red splash of Coca Cola is one of the most recognizable pieces of branding across the globe. It’s stamped on cans, bottles, and polar bears of every nation. But for the soft drink giant’s Argentinian spinoff, Coca-Cola Life, the new label is green.<p>Now the green label is an absurdly obvious bit …

20 Cheap Eats Under $10 Around the U.S.